Student Milestones

Our students thrive in academic achievements from receiving their white coats for the first time, to graduation, these key milestones will stay with them and us forever. Peak into the lives of real BIMS scholars.

White Coat Ceremony

UVA Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) Lab Coat Ceremony

The inaugural UVA Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) Lab Coat Ceremony was held on Feb. 8, 2019, in Sandridge Auditorium in McKim Hall. The event was attended by 32 first-year students moving…


In addition to Final Exercises on the UVa Lawn, BIMS students participate in our Diploma Presentation and Hooding Ceremony each Spring. Family and friends witness the ultimate student milestone as each graduate is recognized for their accomplishments.